Here on SGB I am going to do a small series on my new computer. If you reference the post on “Why to build a PC,” that will elaborate some more on why I went with a desktop computer. Or went back to a desktop computer I should say. The intent on this particular build… Read More »
My home desktop is several years old. I don’t game much, so keeping up with the latest and greatest isn’t really on my list of things to do. If you’re a gamer, you want the latest and greatest because it gives you a richer experience. And it gives you an edge over the competition; if… Read More »
Daktronics of local(to us) Brookings, South Dakota created and installed the world’s largest high definition video display.Â The display, installed in Miami Dolphins stadium, measures 50 feet high and 137 feet across.Â Gizmag has more details and techeblog has a video of the display in action.Â Good to see some upper midwest companies get a… Read More »
Aside from the fact that this looks like something out of a milk bar in “A Clockwork Orange”, why is it that everyone insists on imitating the iMac and iPod designs? Is it because they are so popular? And why white? Seems like I’d spend most of my days cleaning the damn thing instead of… Read More »
A reader has commented on our speculation about “Apple’s Next Move” as possibly producing a console system. I found this an intriquing line of discussion and thought I’d bring it up again with my comments and responses to the readers comment. See the original article here. 1. Christian Koster says: Look, Apple is not entering… Read More »
Well I got really excited this evening when I saw that there is a portable thumbdrive version of OpenOffice 2.1. Ever since I picked up a couple 512mb thumbdrives on sale on Radioshack I’ve been looking for new applications and utilities to load them up with for service calls and portable computing when I’m away… Read More »
I thought this was a nice concise list of DVDR media and their rated quality. I’ve seen many other lists that have lengthy reviews and tests but this is nice in that it arrives at a simple list for easy reference. Check it out.
Radioshack has the Sandisk Cruzer Micro 512mb USB 2.0 thumdrives on sale for $29.99 through Christmas. Stock up for those stocking stuffers and gifts now (Don’t forget one for yourself!). I love mine and plan to buy another one this week again for this price. Available in most stores and online.
Well if it isn’t already apparent… it’s been a slow couple of weeks for SGB. I’d imagine we can use the hectic nature of this time of year as an excuse. I plan to get back into the habit of regular postings to SGB as well as some new developments in the way of unique… Read More »
I just picked up a SD Cruzr Micro 512Mb thumbdrive today. Got a good deal on it at Radioshack. They have them for $29.99 in-store after instant $10 rebate that isn’t always advertised on the tag. They’re definately handy as hell, the first thing I did was copy Portable Firefox to it (Jeez what else… Read More »